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Smithton Forecast

Today 11°C
Tonight 1°C
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Now

6.5°C falling
Updated at 12:40 EST

Northwest Coast for Sunday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. Snow falling above 400 metres during the evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the west. Possible hail during this afternoon and evening. Winds NW 30 to 45 km/h turning W 35 to 50 km/h in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures between 7 and 11.

Currently at Smithton Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 6.5°C falling
Dew Point 6.5°C falling
Feels Like 1.0°C
Relative Humidity 100%
Wind icon
SW 44km/h rising
Wind Gusts 50km/h
Pressure 1001.5hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 3.8mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
07:26 EST
Sunset sunset
17:26 EST

Nearby Now

Luncheon Hill 2.3°C
Cape Grim 6.3°C
Wynyard Ap 8.2°C

Next 12 hours in Cape Grim

48-hour forecast

3pm

Shower. Very windy
9°C

6pm

Shower. Very windy
8°C

9pm

Shower. Chance storm. Very windy
7°C

12am

Shower. Chance storm. Very windy
6°C

Northwest Coast Weather Warnings

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Tas - Sun 10:00 EST
Gale Warning for all coasts except Strong Wind Warning Lower East, Derwent Estuary, Channel & Frederick Henry, Norfolk Bay & Storm bays

Tas - Sun 09:55 EST
Road Weather Alert for NW & East coasts, Central Nth, Nth East, Western, Central Plateau, Midlands, Upper Derwent & Sth East due to snow

Tas - Sun 09:54 EST
Sheep Graziers Warning for King & Furneaux Islands, NW Coast, Midlands, Central Nth, Upper Derwent, South East, East Coast & North East

Tasmania Weather Update

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Smithton 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Aug 2
Mon
Aug 3
Tue
Aug 4
Wed
Aug 5
Thu
Aug 6
Fri
Aug 7
Sat
Aug 8

Windy with showers

Showers easing

Showers

Showers easing

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 11°C 9°C 11°C 9°C 11°C 12°C 11°C
Minimum 5°C 1°C 3°C 4°C 4°C 4°C 3°C
Chance of Rain 90% 40% 90% 70% 10% 5% 60%
Rain Amount 10-20mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Slight High Moderate Slight Slight Slight Moderate
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 40
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41
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40
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36
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38
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34
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33
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26
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29
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21
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8
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9
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Wind Direction WNW 40km/h
WNW
W 41km/h
W
SW 40km/h
SW
SW 36km/h
SW
W 30km/h
W
W 38km/h
W
SW 34km/h
SW
SW 33km/h
SW
WSW 26km/h
WSW
SW 29km/h
SW
SW 20km/h
SW
SW 21km/h
SW
SSW 8km/h
SSW
WSW 9km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 72% 76% 79% 55% 82% 76% 85% 68% 82% 76% 87% 65% 82% 68%
Dew Point 6°C 4°C 0°C 1°C 6°C 7°C 3°C 3°C 6°C 6°C 6°C 5°C 5°C 5°C

Smithton Sun & Moon Times

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First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:57 EST
sunrise
07:26 EST
sunset
17:26 EST
last light
17:55 EST
moon
rise
Sun 19:44 EST
set
Mon 08:51 EST
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Aug 7
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Aug 15
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Smithton Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Aug 2
4.4°C - 3.6mm
Sat
Aug 1
5.4°C 11.1°C 8.8mm
Fri
Jul 31
1.6°C 11.8°C 5.6mm
Thu
Jul 30
6.7°C 12.0°C 1.4mm
Wed
Jul 29
2.1°C 12.1°C 1.8mm

Smithton Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
600.8mm
135.2 Day(s)
Total For 2015
510.4mm
127 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
516.0mm
125 Day(s)
Wettest Day
42.2mm
Jul 6
Lowest Temperature
-3.9°C
Jun 20
Highest Temperature
29.4°C
Jan 3

Smithton Ap Almanac

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August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
4.4°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
-2.2°C
7th 2010
Average This Month
4.9°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
5.4°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
11.1°C
1st
Highest On Record
18.5°C
31st 2006
Average This Month
11.1°C
-2.6°C
Long-term Average
13.7°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
8.8mm
1st
Total This Month
12.4mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
125.3mm
23.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
286.6mm
2013
Driest On Record
50.0mm
2006
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